Noyan in Haut-Richelieu MRC, Quebec — French Canadian Region
One of the first United Empire Loyalist settlements was formed here during and after the American Revolution (1775–1783). Many soldiers and others were transported by the warship Maria.
Erected by Ministère des Affaires Culturelles - Commission des Monuments Historiques.
Location. 45° 3.841′ N, 73° 17.928′ W. Marker is in Noyan, Quebec, in Haut-Richelieu MRC. Marker is at the intersection of Chemin de la Petite France (Quebec Route 225) and Quebec Route 202, on the right when traveling north on Chemin de la Petite France. Touch for map. Marker is located in the town park, near the gazebo. Marker is in this post office area: Noyan, Quebec J0J 1B0, Canada.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Blockhaus de la Rivière-Lacolle (approx. 3.5 kilometers away); a different marker also named Blockhaus de la Rivière-Lacolle (approx. 3.5 kilometers away); Bataille du Moulin de Lacolle / Battle of the Lacolle Mill The Royal Navy (approx. 6.7 kilometers away); Fort Lennox (approx. 6.9 kilometers away); La Bataille d’Odelltown / Battle of Odelltown (approx. 7.3 kilometers away); Chantier Naval de Île-aux-Noix (approx. 7.4 kilometers away); Fort Montgomery (approx. 8.5 kilometers away in the U.S.).
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on November 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 31, 2017, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. This page has been viewed 67 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 31, 2017, by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec.